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Valerie Jean Gorman, MD

Breast Surgery

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About Valerie Jean Gorman, MD

Valerie Gorman, MD, FACS is a breast surgeon who specializes in surgical oncology and surgical diseases of the breast. She is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Gorman served as Chief of Oncology at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie for eight years and currently serves there as Chief of Surgery and Medical Director of Surgical Services. Dr. Gorman has been in private practice in Texas since 2004. She is currently welcoming new patients and accepts most insurance plans. Dr Gorman is married. She enjoys traveling and faith-based programs.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna - Choice POS II
Aetna - Elect Choice
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Access PPO
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Extended PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Covenant Preferred HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - EPO
Cigna - Flexcare
Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - HMO
Cigna - HMO Open Access
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
Cigna - Network
Cigna - Network Open Access
Cigna - Network POS
Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
Cigna - POS Open Access
Cigna - PPO
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Consolidated Association of Railroad Employees - Self-Insured Employee Plan
Coventry - Coventry/First Health
Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
EyeMed Vision - EyeMed Vision
First Health - First Health PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus HMO
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - Hendrick Health Employee Plan
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Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Humana - National POS
Imagine Health - EPN
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Independent Medical Systems - IMS Network
Magellan - CHIP
Magellan - Navigator Networks
Magellan - Pinnacle Networks
Magellan - STAR
Magellan - STAR Kids
Magellan - Summit Networks
Medicaid - AmeriGroup
Medicaid - Oklahoma Medicaid
Medicaid - Parkland HealthFirst
Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
Accepts New Patients
Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Accepts New Patients
Midland Memorial Hospital - Employee Benefit Plan
Mother Frances Hospital Regional - Self-Insured Employee Plan
OccuNet - Occupational Networks of Texas, Inc.
Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
Accepts New Patients
PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
Accepts New Patients
Reny Company - Workers Comp
Rockport - Workers Comp
Sedgwick Preferred Network f/k/a Southwest Medical - Workers Comp
Superior Vision - Superior Vision
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
Accepts New Patients
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Accepts New Patients
Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Tricare - Tricare Select
TriWest - VA-PCCC
United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
University Mary Hardin - Baylor-Employee Benefit Plan
Your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call your physician's office or your health or insurance plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. Not all members participating in contracted networks have "in network" access. In network participation may change from time to time without prior notice. Independent providers (which could include, for example only, anesthesiologists, radiologists, pathologists, emergency medicine physicians, advance practice professionals, and other independent providers of health care services) may deliver part of your care, and such providers may be considered out-of-network on your health and insurance plans even if the Facility may be considered in network. If you desire additional information as to the providers who may be involved in providing your care, you can either ask your treating provider (who may know some of the specialists or groups who could be involved) or you can request a list of Facility-based physician groups by calling the following toll free number: (877) 810-0372. This list is updated annually and is subject to change without prior notice.

Background

Education
  • Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (1999)
  • Residency: General Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center (2004)
Certifications
  • General Surgery - American Board of Surgery/General Surgery
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare.As part of that vision, Baylor Scott &White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies(collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education. To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities. The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements. Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Aug 25, 2020, Valerie Jean Gorman, MD disclosed the following outside relationships with Industry:

VendorDescription
HologicConsulting

Consulting: Service to a company (including as member of an advisory board) to give advice and expertise on a particular medical product, treatment or disease state, typically provided under a written agreement and in response to a particular business need

Reviews (148) for Valerie Jean Gorman, MD

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Sep 9, 2022
Dr Gorman and her surgery team and staff were extremely extremely professional extremely sensitive to my situation straightforward I understood everything that was going to happen that during surgery after surgery they're extremely professional people and I wouldn't recommend them to anybody
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Sep 6, 2022
Excellent care!
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Aug 31, 2022
Extremely helpful, personable, compassionate and smart
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Aug 31, 2022
Excellent and caring.
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Aug 21, 2022
She is kind, spends time with you, getting to know you and answering questions, and it is clear she genuinely cares about you and your health.
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Aug 20, 2022
She has a caring spirit that makes me feel comfortable with treatment
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Aug 12, 2022
My visit was though and I formative
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Aug 12, 2022
Post surgical check up for a lumpectomy ... She was fantastic in all aspects ..
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Aug 11, 2022
She had very excellent bedside manner. She took time to ask me is I had any questions about my procedure that I am going to have.
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Aug 11, 2022
This office is always so friendly and helpful. Dr. Gorman is a wonderful doctor. She is always so friendly, so compassionate and truly cares about her patients. Baylor is so blessed to have her on their team of doctors. I am so blessed to have her as my doctor.
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Aug 7, 2022
The office was very friendly and helpful. Dr. Gorman was friendly and helps make you feel at ease.
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Aug 7, 2022
Dr Gorman is very personable and caring. Answered all my questions and concerns
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Aug 5, 2022
Caring. Answered questions
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Jul 29, 2022
Very easy to talk with. She made me feel completely at ease
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Jul 26, 2022
Valerie is Amazing
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Jul 23, 2022
The calmed any and all fears. Full of information.
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Jul 21, 2022
Dr Gorman was thorough and compassionate. I felt well cared for.
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Jul 13, 2022
I love Dr. Gorman. She has been a big asset in the care of myself and family members.
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Jul 10, 2022
Immensely trust Dr. Gorman.
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Jul 6, 2022
Dr. Gorman was very nice but she seemed distracted. She was able to set my mind at ease about some things, but she was very vague about other possibilities.
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Jul 3, 2022
She is a wonderful and caring doctor.
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Jul 3, 2022
Great experience. Very pleased with my appointment and resulting care. Only negative was a long wait time- seen about 35 after my scheduled appointment time
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Jul 1, 2022
Always professional and courteous Have patients interest at heart
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Jun 30, 2022
She is knowledgeable, and caring.
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Jun 29, 2022
She is the most caring person I know, I trust her entirely, I have the most absolute faith in her. God put her in my life.
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Jun 25, 2022
Great rapport, which continues to grow with each visit!
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Jun 23, 2022
Dr. Gorman and her staff are amazing. As an 88 year old woman who was diagnosed with breast cancer, I was very nervous. Dr. Gorman and everyone I came in contact with made me feel safe and comfortable that I would be okay.
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Jun 22, 2022
Very pleasant. Very Caring and showed concern
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Jun 18, 2022
Dr. Gorman was very kind and empathetic. She has an awesome bedside manner and takes time to explain things.
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Jun 18, 2022
Dr. Gorman is thoughtful, kind, and thorough. She set out the options and let me decide how to go forward. She was never rushed, and was easy to communicate with.
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Jun 9, 2022
Very nice and friendly,cares and explains so you know what exactly is going on.
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May 25, 2022
Very good doctor
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May 14, 2022
She was fantastic.. Gave us all the information we needed and answered all of our questions.. Very compassionate and empathetic ..
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May 13, 2022
Very friendly and courteous. Made me feel very comfortable
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May 12, 2022
She was very professional & very well attendive
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May 8, 2022
Dr. Gorman entered with a smile, making me (at first sight); very comfortable. Asked the needed questions, listened to each answer, and explained the process, for which I was there. Kind, Gracious and professional. All of which were appreciated.
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May 7, 2022
Great
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May 6, 2022
The best Doctor I have ever had.
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May 1, 2022
Professional
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Apr 30, 2022
I was told that Dr Gorman was a good doctor and I would like her. That person was right.
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Apr 30, 2022
Always friendly, caring, and informative. Dr. Gorman and her staff always go above and beyond for me.
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Apr 24, 2022
Real good care thank you
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Apr 20, 2022
Dr Gorman did a great job explaining what my problem could be.
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Apr 20, 2022
The doctor examined me and said the place is much better ask if I had any questions. Made another appointment for me. I feel like I was well taken care of.
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Apr 19, 2022
I absolutely love Dr. Gorman and her staff. The entire office staff demonstrated so much care and patience. My only recommendation is to Improve the wait time. However do to the personal attention Dr Gorman and staff provides without making you feel like a number, the wait time is more than worth it.
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Apr 19, 2022
I found Dr. Gorman to be an excellent provider. She has a fantastic Manner, and is extremely thoughtful in all aspects of care. I would HIGHLY recommend her. I'm very glad I was referred to her! Her Staff Is wonderful, so nice & soft spoken, and go out of their way to handle anything that needs to be done. I am very impressed with the entire practice!
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Apr 14, 2022
Dr Gorman is the best! Never makes you feel like she is rushing you even though I know she is super busy. Always super concerned with issues and care!
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Apr 6, 2022
Dr. Gorman is professional and easy to talk to. She is patient and caring.
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Apr 6, 2022
Great
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Apr 6, 2022
Compassionate, professional, and amazing bedside manner.
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Apr 6, 2022
Dr Gorman and her staff is phenomenal always so courteous and considerate of my needs.
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Mar 30, 2022
Dr. Gorman is a nice provider who communicates well with her patients, I like her response time when I was having an issue before and after surgery. Her staff taught me how to use the portal and help me set it up. So far she seems legit in all she does and unless she treats me less than human I would recommend her to my friends and family.
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